EXPLORE NEW BRUNSWICK CITY CENTER—
THE HEART OF CENTRAL NEW JERSEY
Known for its award-winning arts and cultural district, New Brunswick is a community with richly diverse
neighborhoods, a bustling downtown City Center that’s a melting pot for worldly cuisines and a center of traditional
American dishes, Big Ten College sporting events, historical landmarks of local and national significance, a vibrant
nightlife with theatres, comedy and karaoke clubs, and an inspiring community to reside, thrive, and come alive!
More than 545,000 visitors converge on New Brunswick’s cultural scene every year. The new state-of-the-art New
Brunswick Performing Arts Center offers innovative performances by the American Repertory Ballet. Come witness
stars-in-the-making from Rutgers’ Mason Gross School of the Arts, and take in riveting shows at George Street
Playhouse and Crossroads Theatre Company. New Brunswick’s iconic State Theatre offers spellbinding concerts,
film, dance and family shows year-round. Even more visitors pour into venues throughout the City Center to view
vibrant artistic culture at the Zimmerli Art Museum, the Hungarian Museum, Alfa Art Gallery and the Mason Gross Art
Gallery, or to laugh with top-rated comics at the Stress Factory.
Within a few blocks of the heart of New Brunswick City Center converge Rutgers, The State University, Johnson &
Johnson’s world headquarters, the county’s largest medical school, and two premiere academic hospitals. You’ll
also find two luxurious four-star hotels ready to welcome you to a perfect getaway any time of year, both offering
conference and meeting rooms with full reception and catering services as well as their relaxing spa treatments and
convenient room service.
Courtesy New Brunswick City Center